Great expectations

May 28th, 2019

Internal comms is all about relationships.

Sadly, they can quickly sour when work doesn’t meet our great expectations. But it doesn’t have to be that way…

Often, our success as internal communicators can hinge on the relationships we have with internal or external colleagues. It requires trust, co-operation, listening and often patience – especially in the chaotic times we live and work in, where every project feels urgent and the stakes exceptionally high.

So, when you feel like all those elements are in place, it can be demoralising when a piece of work we’ve poured our heart and soul into doesn’t quite hit the mark. Or something we’ve received falls below our expectations. But, whether you’re in-house or agency, there are steps we can take to ensure we avoid some of the more common pitfalls…

Read the full blog on Alive with Ideas’ website.


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